The full 2017 program has now been posted - see the drop down menu "Festival Program" above.


The KewFest17 Launch was held on Friday, 3 March at Bird's Gallery and went very well. For all the latest on the Festival, see our News page!

Thanks to all our wonderful

Festival Partners for 2017

without whom the Festival just could not happen! If your organisation or business would like to support Kewfest financially or in kind, contact us for a sponsorship prospectus.Volunteers and new committee members are always welcome - it's fun and very rewarding.

Contact details - email: or phone 9853 9576

Who are we?

The Kew Community Festival

is a well-supported community festival capturing the diversity of Kew.

It has a rich history since 1974 of delivering quality events in Kew and involves activities and events presented over several weeks in March attracting approximately 10,000 people.

The Kew Festival engages the community in the Kewmunity Day, the Evening Concert and other free entertainment and promotes activities provided by community groups.

The Kew Community Festival is run at a variety of sites throughout Kew and Kew East, in the City of Boroondara, which is part of Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Interested in participating?

You can register your interest by completing a form, for exhibitors, providers, volunteers and entertainers . New volunteers in particular are welcome to contact us at any time, as planning continues without a break.

BUSKERS PLEASE NOTE: Buskers are welcome on KEWmunity Day if they a) apply through KCF and b) show proof of PLI. No exceptions!